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Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo

Spanish tenor and conductor
One of the world’s leading tenors, who alongside Pavarotti has attempted to give opera a widespread, classless appeal.
BornJanuary 21, 1941
HometownMadrid, Spain
Net worth$300 million
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseMarta Domingo, Ana María Guerra Cué
ChildrenPlácido Domingo Jr.
ParentsPepita Embil, Plácido Domingo Ferrer
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Wilhelmenia Fernandez, opera singer who starred in the stylish French thriller Diva – obituary

  • Wilhelmenia Fernandez, who has died of cancer aged 75, was an American soprano best known to European audiences for her performance in the title role of Diva (1981), Jean-Jacques Beineix’s ultra-stylish French thriller which heralded the cinéma du look, the movement that combined visual extravagance and alienation.

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Sonya Yoncheva explores her creative prowess with 'Gala in Sofia'

Sonya Yoncheva, the Bulgarian star soprano, explores a new role and is now organising concerts herself. Accompanied by Plácido Domingo, she puts her mastery of music and stage to the test in "Gala in Sofia" with the awe-inspiring Alexander Nevsky Cathedral as a backdrop.View on euronews
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

La Traviata
La Traviata
2h 16min
2019
Tosca
Tosca
2h
1992
La Fanciulla Del West
La Fanciulla Del West
2h 19min
1985

Albums

Massenet: La Navarraise
Massenet: La Navarraise
1997
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci
1997
Verdi: Aida
Verdi: Aida
1997
Domingo Favourites
Domingo Favourites
1994
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana
1990
Wagner: Lohengrin
Wagner: Lohengrin
1987
Puccini: La Fanciulla Del West
Puccini: La Fanciulla Del West
1987
Gounod: Faust
Gounod: Faust
1986
Best of Domingo
Best of Domingo
1986
Verdi: Ernani
Verdi: Ernani
1985
Songs for Christmas: Canciones de Navidad
Songs for Christmas: Canciones de Navidad
2010
Opera's Greatest Arias: Three Legendary Recitals
Opera's Greatest Arias: Three Legendary Recitals
2009
Pasión Española
Pasión Española
2008
Essential Plácido Domingo [Universal]
Essential Plácido Domingo [Universal]
2006
Italia, ti amo
Italia, ti amo
2006
Three Tenors Christmas [CD & DVD]
Three Tenors Christmas [CD & DVD]
2004
Placido Domingo
Placido Domingo
2004
Verdi: Arias & Duets
Verdi: Arias & Duets
2004
Live from Miami
Live from Miami
2003
Placido Domingo
Placido Domingo
2003
Three Tenors at Christmas
Three Tenors at Christmas
2002
Wagner: Scenes from the Ring
Wagner: Scenes from the Ring
2002
Verdi: The Tenor Arias, Vol. 3
Verdi: The Tenor Arias, Vol. 3
2001
Verdi: The Tenor Arias, Vol. 4
Verdi: The Tenor Arias, Vol. 4
2001
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